Blog: Trade in Live Dolphins
In the ongoing case of the import of 18 wild-caught beluga whales from Russia, here is our press release.
In Thailand, a proposed dolphinarium for Phuket is in trouble, thanks to environmental opposition, government concerns, and funding issues.
For 2015, we have ten priorities for Earth Island's work to protect whales and dolphins all around the world.
Jennifer Wolfsong is running a 100-mile race to benefit our Save Japan Dolphins Campaign!
Ric O'Barry and the Earth Island Dolphin Team will be in Tokyo and Taiji, Japan, this weekend for the official opening of the dolphin-hunting season. See what they have planned!
In a meeting tomorrow in Japan, Sakae Hemmi of Elsa Nature Conservancy of Japan and her colleagues will meet with the president of JAZA and the director of WAZA to urge an end to the captivity industry's subsidy of the Taiji dolphin hunts.
Three small but significant victories have happened for captive dolphins, beluga whales and orcas, just in the past week!
Sakae Hemmi, of the Elsa Nature Conservancy of Japan, speaks out on the issue of the Taiji dolphin hunts, noting they are not traditional or part of Japan's culture.